EPM Training – HR Essentials (London)

CPD Accredited EPM Training

HR Essentials: The Guide for Managers and HR Professionals


Understanding key HR issues in the education sector is critical for School leaders with people responsibilities. This course provides you with a comprehensive overview of the key areas and enables leaders to deal more effectively with people issues and to identify further areas for development.

Who is it for?

Those with people management responsibilities, including middle and senior leaders, school business managers, HR employees new to the sector and anyone else who wishes to develop their knowledge of people issues within Schools.

How long does it last?

One day

Food and beverage

Breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea will be served.

What will I learn?

  • Who is the employer and why does it matter?
  • Senior leaders v middle leader responsibilities
  • Employment law basics
  • Sources of employment rights
  • The different types of contracts of employment
  • How to avoid unfair dismissal claims
  • Understand different employee notice rights
  • How to deal with flexible working requests
  • An overview of the Equalities Act
  • The different types of discrimination and when they can occur
  • Recruitment top tips
  • How to manage challenging employees
  • How to conduct disciplinary investigations
  • How to set standards
  • How to deal with performance management, appraisal and capability processes
  • When to use settlement agreements
  • How to deal with attendance management
  • The principles of staffing structures and restructures

***Your exclusive discount***

To help with your continuous professional development, you will receive a £25 discount off your next training session with us. Your special discount code will be provided on your booking confirmation email.


If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us on:

events@epm.co.uk or 01480 431993

Monday 02 December 2019
10:00 - 5:00
Professional Development Centre | 229 Bethnal Green Road | London E2 6AB | United Kingdom
£225 - £250